Welcome to the Elders Page! Scroll down for more information about the elders at GBC, contact information, and meeting minutes.

Shepherding Elders, Click on the image to the left to view your group list. For the password contact Walt Harris or the church office.

Shepherding Elders

The Shepherding Elders are listed below. They are charged with the spiritual shepherding of the church.

Gary Beals, Dick Burke, Sean Chase, Phil Griffin, John Hagglund,  Charlie Holtan,  Eric Holtan, Paul Jellum, Ralph Koozer, Travis Laxton, Geary Linhart, Stan Meyers, Jack Neff,  Scott Smits, Paul Sprunger, Alan Summers, Adam Fitch (Senior Pastor), Jon Brewer (Associate Pastor of Community Life), Brian Kroeker (Youth Pastor), Walt Harris (Pastor of Shepherding Care), and Cesar Calderon (Hispanic Ministries Director)

2021 Elder Board

Our 2021 Elder Board consists of  the following members:

Dan Swanson (Chair), John Hagglund (Vice-Chair), Gary Beals (Finance), Sean Chase (Secretary), Eric Holtan, Paul Jellum, Paul Sprunger,  and  Adam Fitch (Senior Pastor)

*Dick Burke and Paul Jellum have been nominated for the 2022 Elder Board, a vote to confirm these nominations will be in October.
Elder Board Meeting Minutes click here: Contact the office for the password 
Family Meeting Minutes, click here: Contact the office for the password

Purpose Statement

The elders of Grace Baptist Church are charged with the general leadership and pastoral care of the church body. They provide spiritual care, accountability, and financial guidance for Grace Baptist Church. (1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-16, Acts 20:17-32)

Contact the Elders:

Building Manager
Dallas Smith